#WordInBlack: Delta Variant Driving Explosion of New COVID-19 Cases

This post was originally published on The Washington Informer Covid-19 deaths in predominately white communities have continued to rise at dramatic rates, providing a glimpse into just how bad the pandemic remains in African American neighborhoods. “We see the disparity starting to close, but not because Black people are dying less, it’s because white people are dying more,”

In Haiti, violence and pandemic leave one in three children in need of humanitarian assistance

(Black PR Wire) — Nearly one-third of all children in Haiti—at least 1.5 million—are in urgent need of emergency relief due to rising violence, constrained access to clean water, health and nutrition, disrupted education and protection services in times of COVID-19, as well as hurricanes. UNICEF is deeply concerned that further violence and insecurity following